The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 53 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.96% - 2.31%
As % of the System Software category 14.75% - 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 12
Average salary £43,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.29% 9.90% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 79
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Suffolk

vSphere
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 5 £45,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £37,500 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Replication
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (33.33%) Brocade
5 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Veeam
5 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) EMC

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) SMTP
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) HP ASE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Brocade
5 3 (33.33%) Veeam
5 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) EMC